Aerodynamics Definition

ârō-dī-nămĭks
noun
The dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases, especially the interaction of moving objects with the atmosphere.
American Heritage
The branch of aeromechanics that deals with the forces (resistance, pressure, etc.) exerted by air or other gases in motion.
Webster's New World
The characteristics of the outer body of a vehicle, aircraft, etc., that affect the efficiency with which it moves through the air.
Webster's New World
The definition of aerodynamics is the study of movement of matter in relation to air or other gasses.
An example of a study of aerodynamics is to determine the potential speed of a vehicle based on the way its shape will move through air.
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The science of the dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases, especially the interaction of moving objects with the atmosphere.

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Origin of Aerodynamics

  • From French aérodynamique, from aero- +‎ dynamics.

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